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Land Genes in Algae Identified

News   Jul 16, 2018 | Original Press Release from the University of Würzburg

 
Land Genes in Algae Identified

The algae species Chara braunii uses electrical potentials to transmit signals over longer distances (several centimetres) in its body. It is still unknown which ion channels are involved in this process. Credit: Nora Stingl, Rob Roelfsema, Anna Alova

 
 
 

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